The Decade of Darkness 1990-2000

~ Release by Afrika Bambaataa and Family (see all versions of this release, 1 available)

Annotation

Sound by Fulvio Zafret & Jazzy Jay Recording Studio, Bronx, New York.
Additional vocals by R. Moore and The Family.

Annotation last modified on 2009-11-15 23:45 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1Just Get Up and Dance33:45
2Taste the Funk
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Taste the Funk
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
4:04
3Sweat
producer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
arranger:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Sweat
composer:
Arthur Baker (American record producer and DJ) and Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
4:26
4Save the World
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Save the World
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
4:15
5Can’t Give You Up
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Can't Give You Up
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
5:01
6Power Boy Power
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Power Boy Power
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
4:21
7Steppin’ Hard Zulu Nation5:50
8Freedom
producer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer) and De Point
arranger:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer) and De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Freedom
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
4:07
9Soca Fever (Rock It)
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Soca Fever (Rock It)
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
4:03
10In a Minute
producer:
DJ El Gee
arranger:
DJ El Gee
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
In a Minute
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
4:49
11Electro Funk Express
producer:
De Point
arranger:
De Point
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
recording of:
Electro Funk Express
composer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer), Sergio Portaluri, David Sion and Fulvio Zafret
10:07
12Say It Loud (I’m Black, I’m Proud)
producer:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
arranger:
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
recorded at and mixed at:
Palace Recording Studio in Udine, Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
cover recording of:
Say It Loud (I’m Black, I’m Proud) (Parts 1 & 2)
lyricist and composer:
James Brown (“The Godfather of Soul”) and Pee Wee Ellis
6:32

Credits

Release

design/illustration:Katia Gori
photography:Castelli & Roberti
executive producer:Mario Pinosa
keyboard programming:Sergio Portaluri
mastering:Ted Jensen (American mastering engineer)
bass guitar:Sergio Portaluri
guitar and additional guest background vocals:David Sion
membranophone and percussion:Fulvio Zafret
additional guest vocals:Defined Definition
Lord Finesse
Lucien Revolucien
Malibu (hiphop, electronic vocalist)
Sergio Portaluri
RMR (Rashiid Hewitt)
Soulsonic Force
Strickly Incognito
True Culture
vocals:Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer)
business association with:EMI Records USA (formerly EMI USA, renamed since early 1990s)
mastered at:Sterling Sound (original NYC studio; split/relocated to Nashville and Edgewater in 2018) in Chelsea, New York, New York, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/111863 [info]
ASIN:US: B000008D5W [info]